• Bloodhounds: A Special Breed with Otis | Winslow Animal Hospital Dog & Cat

    11 days ago - By Winslow Animal Hospital

    WHATS THAT SMELL?
    It is no secret that hounds love to sniff. This can be a problem in some cases, because a hound is tireless when following a scent. They have a very strong tracking instinct and can be willful and somewhat difficult to obedience train and handle. I have often said “when the nose is on, the ears are off.” It is very important to make sure your hound is leashed at all times. Even the most well-trained hound can forget any training when he catches an interesting scent. The hound will pursue a scent with vehemence and completely block out any other form of sense. Many hounds...
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